Episode 19 – Scott Hull on Setting up a Hunter Division Scope, Ballistic Programs, and Bracketing

In this episode of the podcast I interview three-time national champion Scott Hull on his tips for setting up a scope on a Hunter Division rifle.

 

Scott talks about his favorite scope, mill dots, using ballistic programs, and bracketing.

Scott is an engineer by training and he brings his approach to setup and figuring out a reliable way to range with the limitations of a 12x scope.

 

 

Episode 12 – Getting Started in WFTF (on a budget) with Tom Holland

Tom Holland has been shooting competitively since he was in high school.  He holds indoor national and world records with a crossbow.

Tom discovered field target in 2009 after visiting aimg9503111-1n airgun store on Long Island and was hooked.

He bought a Benjamin Marauder to get into field target and has since expanded his airgun collection to include a Steyr and RAW TM1000, but he has gone back to the Marauder as his main gun, placing second at the 2016 Pyramid Air Cup with it.

In this episode Tom talks about his development as a shooter and how eventually ended up in WFTF shooting his Marauder.   In talking about the gear and gu2011-03-13_15-31-38_425ns, we cover the basic WFTF rules.     We discuss getting into field target on a budget, how Tom has modified his Benjamin Marauder with a regulator from airgunexporter.com, scope choices, and advantages of a regulated air rifle.

Tom talks about the challenges of shooting a 12 foot-pound energy rifle, pellet selection,  the rules, and some basics of reading the wind.

Hope you enjoy the episode.

 

 

 

 

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Episode 11 – Introduction to Pistol Field Target

In this episode, Bob Dye talks about his history shooting 10 meter air pistol, how he discovered field target, and the bd-2history of pistol field target since 2012.   Bob covers the rules, open and hunter divisions, and selection of a pistol scope and other gear.

This episode is aimed at those new to field target who want to learn more aboutcz200s-pardini pistol field target and those of us who have shot rifle field target but may want to try pistol.

The pistol rules are in the AAFTA rules at www.aafta.org.